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Restoration of ancient sundial. St.Helen"s Church. Ashby-de-la-Zouch by James A. Tyldesley

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Published by St.Helen"s Parochial Parish Council in Ashby-de-la-Zouche .
Written in English

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StatementPhotographs by James Tyldesley.
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Open LibraryOL19917940M

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